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Peter T Kazlas, Michael G Hack, Paul S Drzaic, Guy M Danner, Karl R Amundson: Fabrication of electronic circuit elements using unpatterned semiconductor layers. E Ink Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, January 27, 2004: US06683333 (270 worldwide citation)

A thin-film transistor array comprises at least first and second transistors. Each of the first and second transistors include a shared silicon layer, i.e., an active layer. The shared semiconductor layer extends continuously between the first and second transistors, and includes a concentration of ...


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Haruo Wakai, Nobuyuki Yamamura, Syunichi Sato, Minoru Kanbara: Thin film transistor array. Casio Computer, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, March 26, 1991: US05003356 (243 worldwide citation)

A TFT array having a plurality of gate lines and a plurality of drain lines formed on a transparent substrate. The gate lines intersect with the drain lines. TFT are formed at the intersections of the gate lines and the drain lines. An insulating film is formed on the drain lines and the drain elect ...


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Haruo Wakai, Nobuyuki Yamamura, Syunichi Sato, Minoru Kanbara: Thin film transistor array having single light shield layer over transistors and gate and drain lines. Casio Computer, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, July 5, 1994: US05327001 (193 worldwide citation)

A TFT array has a plurality of gate lines and a plurality of drain lines formed on a transparent insulating substrate. The gate lines intersect with the drain lines. TFTs are formed at the intersections of the gate lines and the drain lines. An opaque film is formed above the gate lines, the drain l ...


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Paul S Drzaic, Karl R Amundson, Gregg M Duthaler, Peter T Kazlas, Yu Chen: Minimally-patterned semiconductor devices for display applications. E Ink Corporation, David J Cole, April 18, 2006: US07030412 (169 worldwide citation)

A thin-film transistor array comprises at least first and second transistors. Each transistor comprises a source electrode, a drain electrode a semiconductor electrode, a gate electrode, and a semiconductor layer. The semiconductor layer is continuous between the first and second transistors. The se ...


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Ching W Tang: Patterned organic layers in a full-color organic electroluminescent display array on a thin film transistor array substrate. Eastman Kodak Company, Raymond L Owens, August 10, 1999: US05937272 (105 worldwide citation)

A method of forming high definition patterned organic layers in a full-color electroluminescent (EL) display array on a two-dimensional thin film transistor (TFT) array substrate is described. The substrate has subpixels with each subpixel having raised surface portions and one recessed surface port ...


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Sakae Tanaka, Yoshiaki Watanabe: Method for producing amorphous silicon thin film transistor array substrate. Seikosha, Jordan and Hamburg, October 2, 1990: US04960719 (105 worldwide citation)

A method for producing an amorphous silicon thin film transistor array substrate comprising successively coating a gate insulating layer, an amorphous silicon layer and a protective insulating layer on a glass substrate provided with a gate electrode and a gate wiring having a predetermined shape, i ...


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Woon Yong Park, Jong Soo Yoon: Thin film transistor array panels for a liquid crystal display and a method for manufacturing the same. Samsung Electronics, Howrey Simon Arnold & White, September 11, 2001: US06287899 (104 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing a thin film transistor array panel for a liquid crystal display is disclosed. The present invention enables to manufacture a thin film transistor array panel in lesser steps than the conventional method by fabricating certain film layers on the panel in one photolithograph ...


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Shouji Ichikawa: Thin-film transistor array used for liquid-crystal display device. NEC Corporation, Helfgott & Karas, July 3, 1990: US04938565 (104 worldwide citation)

A thin-film transistor array used for a liquid crystal display device uses a plurality of transistor structures as switches between a video signal line and a pixel electrode which is controlled with a control signal applied through a scanning line, each of transistor structures having a plurality of ...


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Yukitoshi Okubo, Yoshiyuki Osada, Masao Sugata, Katsunori Hatanaka, Takashi Nakagiri: Display process and apparatus thereof incorporating overlapping of color filters. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, September 11, 1984: US04470667 (100 worldwide citation)

A display apparatus comprises a first substrate provided with a thin film transistor array as a driving switching element and a second substrate provided with another electrode, and produces a display by electro-optical change generated between these substrates. Visibility of the display is improved ...


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Dong Gyu Kim: Thin film transistor array panel and a method for manufacturing the same. Samsung Electronics, Howrey Simon Arnold & White, July 3, 2001: US06255130 (99 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a simplified method for manufacturing liquid crystal displays. A gate wire including a gate line, a gate pad, and a gate electrode is formed on the substrate. A gate insulating layer, a semiconductor layer, and an ohmic contact layer are sequentially deposited, and a photoresist layer i ...